As U.S. flunks pandemic response, Indiana cities brace for shortfalls

With 45,000 COVID-19 cases reported in just one day last week (compared to 5,000 in the European...

The other white reaction to the protests

Last week, I wrote about unprecedented white participation in the protest movement against police brutality and racial...

Letters to the Editor: All lives matter

As we have all heard the current events happening around our country, I’ve been thinking on how to talk to my grandchildren....

A conversation and an obituary

I have been struggling with what to do about a conversation I had more than two weeks...

Things that go bang in the night —all month long

It’s that time of year again when people celebrate their freedom by blowing things up in the...

COVID is no hoax. We need to act like it.

I wrote this letter last week and was deciding whether or not to send it. Then, my 9 year-old grandson told me...

A reminder that it’s better to be safe than sorry

Devan Filchak It’s easy to think a pandemic is far away and won’t affect you personally until it...

Purple deadnettle can be moving

As temperatures warmed, Angelkeep’s crop of purple deadnettle began to die off for another season. It’s nothing...

Thomas Jefferson must stand

They’re coming for Thomas Jefferson.  This was always obvious, but now it’s even more...

The police: Back to the future

“To recognise always that the power of the police to fulfill their functions and duties is dependent...